The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 18 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.45% 6.25% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 9.09% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% +108.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 81.16% 68.75% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 17
Average daily rate £300 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £338 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
E-Commerce
Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedford region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

E-Commerce
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5